They also show the shape of the pieces and make the written instructions clearer. Bring the needle and thread through at position 1, go down at 2 (four threads up and four to the right) then up at 3 (four threads down), keeping the thread under the needle. Finishing a knitted project by making your own buttons will make it really individual. Gucci Sigrid Platform Sandal Polyvore. Prepare fabric for work and stitch over two threads of linen, using two strands of stranded cotton (floss) for cross stitch and one for backstitch. The Corner Flowers and Hemstitch Square project is an ideal one to stitch if you haven't yet created a hemstitch square. Like smocking on a woven fabric, it pulls in the knitted fabric in a decorative manner. Gucci Sigrid Platform Sandal Polyvore.